Monday, January 12, 2009

What have I done?

Time for a little fun. I borrowed this from Melanie. I did something like this a month or so ago but this one is a bit different. Time to learn a little about Bill.

Here's the rule: Bold the things you've done & post on your blog!

1. Started your own blog
2. Slept under the stars
3. Played in a band (Does Air Guitar Count?)
4. Visited Hawaii (I have to run Hawaii to join the 50 states club)
5. Watched a meteor shower
6. Given more than you can afford to charity
7. Been to Disneyland (Disney World many times but not Disneyland)
8. Climbed a mountain
9. Held a praying mantis
10. Sang a solo (Are you kidding?!?! I am told to stop singing A LOT)
11. Bungee jumped
12. Visited Paris
13. Watched a lightning storm at sea
14. Taught yourself an art from scratch (I can do Calligraphy though it has been awhile)
15. Adopted a child
16. Had food poisoning
17. Walked to the top of the Statue of Liberty (Not the top but been to the base)
18. Grown your own vegetables
19. Seen the Mona Lisa in France
20. Slept on an overnight train
21. Had a pillow fight
22. Hitch hiked (When I was a kid, dumb huh!)
23. Taken a sick day when you’re not ill
24. Built a snow fort (Umm, I live in Wisconsin!)
25. Held a lamb
26. Gone skinny dipping
27. Run a Marathon (#14 in 5 days!)
28. Ridden in a gondola in Venice
29. Seen a total eclipse (Solar and Lunar)
30. Watched a sunrise or sunset (Sunrise at The Grand Canyon is the best!)
31. Hit a home run
32. Been on a cruise
33. Seen Niagara Falls in person
34. Visited the birthplace of your ancestors
35. Seen an Amish community
36. Taught yourself a new language
37. Had enough money to be truly satisfied (Did I win Powerball?)
38. Seen the Leaning Tower of Pisa in person
39. Gone rock climbing (On a wall in REI, suppose that doesn't count though)
40. Seen Michelangelo’s David
41. Sung karaoke (Thank God it was with others)
42. Seen Old Faithful geyser erupt
43. Bought a stranger a meal at a restaurant
44. Visited Africa
45. Walked on a beach by moonlight
46. Been transported in an ambulance
47. Had your portrait painted
48. Gone deep sea fishing (In Lake Michigan, doesn't count though)
49. Seen the Sistine Chapel in person
50. Been to the top of the Eiffel Tower in Paris
51. Gone scuba diving or snorkeling
52. Kissed in the rain
53. Played in the mud
54. Gone to a drive-in theater
55. Been in a movie
56. Visited the Great Wall of China
57. Started a business
58. Taken a martial arts class
59. Visited Russia
60. Served at a soup kitchen
61. Sold Girl Scout Cookies (Bought a lot)
62. Gone whale watching
63. Got flowers for no reason
64. Donated blood, platelets or plasma
65. Gone sky diving
66. Visited a Nazi Concentration Camp
67. Bounced a check
68. Flown in a helicopter
69. Saved a favorite childhood toy
70. Visited the Lincoln Memorial
71. Eaten Caviar (Did not like it at all)
72. Pieced a quilt
73. Stood in Times Square
74. Toured the Everglades
75. Been fired from a job (Soph. in High School, first job)
76. Seen the Changing of the Guards in London
77. Broken a bone (1 rib and 1 finger)
78. Been on a speeding motorcycle
79. Seen the Grand Canyon in person (Do not miss Sunrise!)
80. Published a book
81. Visited the Vatican
82. Bought a brand new car
83. Walked in Jerusalem
84. Had your picture in the newspaper
85. Kissed a stranger at midnight on New Year's Eve
86. Visited the White House
87. Killed and prepared an animal for eating (A fish counts, right?)
88. Had chickenpox
89. Saved someone’s life
90. Sat on a jury
91. Met someone famous (Minor Celebrities)
92. Joined a book club
93. Lost a loved one
94. Had a baby (OK, not a fair item for a guy, but have 3 princesses)
95. Seen the Alamo in person
96. Swam in the Great Salt Lake
97. Been involved in a law suit
98. Owned a cell phone
99. Been stung by a bee

39%. Hmmmmm. I have a few things to do.

1 comment:

Mark said...

I think you have a great blog, also. I think you are a faster runner, though. I'm pulling for you this weekend at the Icebreaker. Sounds like a real cool deal. I look forward to hearing the results.